As 2021 begins, we are so pleased to wish a happy birthday to the Special Olympics BC Locals that will mark anniversary celebrations this year!
SOBC is so fortunate to have incredible athletes and volunteers in 55 communities around the province, and we are continually amazed by the long-standing dedication and participation that makes these empowering programs possible.
Each year, SOBC recognizes the Locals who are marking anniversary seasons, testament to their inspiring ongoing dedication to making a difference through the power of sport and being part of this life-changing movement.
In 2021, these Locals are entering anniversary years:
Happy 35th anniversary – established in 1986
SOBC – Abbotsford
SOBC – Comox Valley
SOBC – Dawson Creek
SOBC – Fort St. John
SOBC – Kimberley/Cranbrook
SOBC – Nanaimo
SOBC – Prince George
SOBC – Prince Rupert
SOBC – Salmon Arm
SOBC – Smithers
Happy 30th anniversary – established in 1991
SOBC – Powell River
SOBC – Trail
Happy 15th anniversary – established in 2006
SOBC – South Okanagan
Sincere thanks to all the athletes, volunteers, families, and supporters who make their Locals so remarkable, and who make Special Olympics BC such an inspiring, welcoming, empowering, and fun community!